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Synagogue In Madison Vandalized With Swastikas On Eve Of Rosh Hashanah (TWEETS)

Synagogue In Madison Vandalized With Swastikas On Eve Of Rosh Hashanah (TWEETS)

The city of Madison, Wisconsin, is considered a liberal oasis in a state that voted this past fall for Donald Trump. Often celebrated (or chastised, depending on your point of view) as the “Berkeley of the Midwest,” this university town with a population of a quarter of a million people tends to be seen as […]

Huckabee Sanders Lies About Obama Quote – Defends ‘Rocket Man’ Speech (TWEETS)

Huckabee Sanders Lies About Obama Quote – Defends ‘Rocket Man’ Speech (TWEETS)

It’s hard to know if Sarah Huckabee Sanders ever regrets anything she says, but she just might be doing this right now because a tweet she posted on Twitter Tuesday morning is blowing up in her face spectacularly. Specifically, Huckabee Sanders tweeted this dumbstupidness: Presidents have always been clear to deter threats: “We could, obviously, […]

Trump Insults, Threatens Iran And Pledges To ‘Totally Destroy’ North Korea In UN Speech

Trump Insults, Threatens Iran And Pledges To ‘Totally Destroy’ North Korea In UN Speech

Speaking for the very first time at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday morning, President Trump thought it would be a good idea to rattle the American saber at both Iran and North Korea, potentially setting up a future military conflict with the two nations. Trump began with North Korea, and his words seemed […]

Tone Deaf GOP Congressman: Trump Wasn’t Attacking Hillary With His Violent Retweet (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Tone Deaf GOP Congressman: Trump Wasn’t Attacking Hillary With His Violent Retweet (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

On Sunday morning, Donald Trump had what was undoubtedly one of his most deplorable and unhinged Twitter moments yet. He got the bright idea to retweet a GIF from one of his diehard followers showing him knocking Hillary Clinton to the floor of her plane with a tee shot from one of his golf courses. […]

Here’s What Germany Can Teach Us About Remembering An Ugly Past (Video)

Here’s What Germany Can Teach Us About Remembering An Ugly Past (Video)

We are at an interesting time in our history. We will not soon forget the 2016 election and whatever transpired or will transpire over the next couple of years. But President Donald Trump’s ascendancy is not a historical aberration, although it may be for us. The United States has always regarded itself as a paragon […]

RWNJ Pastor: Don’t Cry For Rosie O’Donnell’s Ex (TWEETS)

RWNJ Pastor: Don’t Cry For Rosie O’Donnell’s Ex (TWEETS)

Homophobia runs very deep in some elements of the religious right. In many cases, it can get to the point that basic standards of decency get thrown out of the window in the name of “loving the sinner and hating the sin.” For instance, Amber Cantorna, now a prominent speaker on the LGBT Christian circuit, […]

Trump Retweets A Violent GIF Attacking Hillary (TWEETS/PHOTOS)

Trump Retweets A Violent GIF Attacking Hillary (TWEETS/PHOTOS)

When Donald Trump tapped John Kelly as White House chief of staff, it initially looked like Kelly was going to bring a measure of order to the West Wing. As part of that task, Kelly started clearing out fringe and alt-right elements. His first order of business was to give communications director Anthony Scaramucci his […]

Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Music star Beyoncé Knowles, who happens to have been born in Houston, Texas, said this week that the two devastating hurricanes that have hit the United States–Harvey and Irma–are a direct result of climate change, commenting: “The effects of climate change are playing out around the world every day. Just this past week, you’ve seen devastation […]

Missouri Man Hangs ‘Slaves 4 Sale’ and Confederate Flag To Prove He… Isn’t Racist (VIDEO)

Missouri Man Hangs ‘Slaves 4 Sale’ and Confederate Flag To Prove He… Isn’t Racist (VIDEO)

A Missouri man by the name of Richard Geisenheyner decided to prove to his neighbors that he was not a racist in a somewhat… unconventional way. Geisenheymer has regularly flown a Confederate battle flag on the front of his Liberty, Missouri home and has received some complaints about it. Here’s where it takes a bit […]

Top 9 Famous People Who Suffered From Mental Illnesses (VIDEO)

Top 9 Famous People Who Suffered From Mental Illnesses (VIDEO)

Over 1 in 5 people suffer from mental illnesses. Here are some famous people who suffered from various mental illnesses: 1. Ludwig Van Beethoven He suffered from bipolar disorder. His manic episodes fueled his creativity. He was a child prodigy, which his father tried to exploit. The only drugs that could provide him some relief […]

Once Again The American Justice System Proves Black Lives Don’t Matter

Once Again The American Justice System Proves Black Lives Don’t Matter

On August 28, 2016, Colin Kaepernick caused national outrage when he sat down during the National Anthem at the opening of a preseason game for the San Francisco 49ers. A few days after the news of the protest broke, Kaepernick stated that he sat down because of racial injustice and police brutality. You would think this […]

Enraged Trumpkins Set Their MAGA Hats On Fire To Protest Trump’s DACA Comments (VIDEOS)

Enraged Trumpkins Set Their MAGA Hats On Fire To Protest Trump’s DACA Comments (VIDEOS)

After President Trump agreed to cooperate with Congressional Democrats on the issue of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), there was plenty of whining and complaining on the far right from well-known Trump ass kissers such as Ann Coulter, Sean Hannity, and Rush Limbaugh. But now it appears that some of Trump’s most devoted acolytes […]

More Democrat Senators Signing On For Single Payer Healthcare (TWEETS/VIDEO)

More Democrat Senators Signing On For Single Payer Healthcare (TWEETS/VIDEO)

A shift is happening in the Democrat Party. As many saw with the primaries last year, the Democrats were divided about whether to take a status quo approach or a new progressive push towards healthcare. Of course Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has been in favor of universal healthcare for decades and has been vocal on […]

Trump’s Base Furious Over DACA Deal With Dems: ‘Who DOESN’T Want Trump Impeached?’

Trump’s Base Furious Over DACA Deal With Dems: ‘Who DOESN’T Want Trump Impeached?’

Late Wednesday evening, news broke that Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi had reached a deal with President Trump on the issue of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which affects some 800,000 people in the United States. The two Democratic leaders, who had dinner with Trump earlier in the evening, released a statement which said […]

What That SCOTUS Travel Ban News Actually Means

What That SCOTUS Travel Ban News Actually Means

You’ve no doubt seen by now the news about President Donald Trump’s Muslim travel ban. At first blush, it seems like a radical reversal from all those lower court rulings blocking the ban. But like everything in the law, it’s more complicated than that. So what does this news actually mean? Let a lawyer walk […]

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

Poll Reveals EVERYONE Recognizes Climate Change Is Real — Except For Trump Voters

With Hurricanes Irma and Harvey devastating the Gulf Coast in recent weeks, most Americans are recognizing these new “super storms” for what they are: evidence of climate change negatively impacting our world. Scientists warned that these once-in-a-lifetime storms would become more commonplace as climate change progressed. And most Americans agree — not just because of […]

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

First came the dismissal, “I’m not a scientist.” Now, though, as the extreme weather scientists have been predicting for decades becomes a reality, the excuse from the Right is shifting to, “Let’s not be insensitive to the hurricane victims.” Despite what Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) director Scott Pruitt wishes, we are going to be talking about climate […]

Why Is Marriage Equality Taking So Long To Happen In Australia? (VIDEO)

Why Is Marriage Equality Taking So Long To Happen In Australia? (VIDEO)

Australia is a progressive country in some ways and not so much in others. The current government is the Liberal Party, even though they are actually the more conservative of the two major parties. There has been a push for marriage equality for years. The Liberal Party have a range of views within. There is […]

Most Americans Would Benefit Financially From Bernie’s Healthcare Bill — Here’s Why

Most Americans Would Benefit Financially From Bernie’s Healthcare Bill — Here’s Why

A handful of Democratic senators are pledging to co-sponsor independent Sen. Bernie Sanders’s plan for single payer healthcare coverage in the United States. At least five senators have signed onto the plan, including Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Tammy Baldwin. Others, including moderate Democrats Max Baucus and Jon Tester, who have […]

PROOF: The Cop Who Illegally Arrested Utah Nurse KNEW He Was Breaking The Law

PROOF: The Cop Who Illegally Arrested Utah Nurse KNEW He Was Breaking The Law

It’s hard to believe that anyone could have watched footage of Salt Lake City police detective Jeff Payne attempt to arrest University of Utah Hospital nurse Alex Wubbels could possibly conclude that Payne could have possibly been in the right. Payne wanted to get blood from the victim of a drunk driving crash, but Wubbels told […]

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